Extreme Downpours Turn Deadly in Japan

Source: Inside Climate News

Japan Times

Japan is notoriously prone to natural disasters, and it prepares for them. So why has record rainfall caused more than 100 deaths? “The frequency of heavy rain-linked disasters is on the rise, and we are facing a world where the rules learned from your experiences no longer apply,” said scientist Hiroyuki Ohno.

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